Catalog 2023-24 
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Manufacturing Engineering Technologist Certificate

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One-Year Certificate of Completion

This certificate incorporates introductory manufacturing processes to provide hands-on experiences emphasizing drilling, milling, and lathe processes. The certificate skill sets align with industry-recognized proficiencies that qualify a graduate to apply for entry-level positions as an engineering technician, computer-controlled machine tools operator, or numerical tool and process control programmer.

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the program, students will be able to:

  • Create products that adhere to print specifications and meet form, fit, and function.
  • Create and plot 2D, 3D, and solid models with standard notations.
  • Create detail parts, assemblies, drawings, presentations, plans, and analysis tools that fill all informational needs for shop floor fabricators.
  • Analyze manufacturing processes and procedures to ensure products meet industry competitive standards.
  • Create plans, programs, and processes that match industrial best practice.
  • Use powered systems and tools safely and effectively.
  • Use computer applications in the design and manufacture of products and processes.

Program Requirements

Number of credit hours necessary for completion: 46

Required Courses

Student Success



For information about placement in a writing course, please refer to the: Writing Pathway .


For information about placement in a math course, please refer to the: Math Curriculum Pathway .

Arts and Letters

Students must complete three credits in this category.

Recommended course

Arts and Letters course options

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